Family Court Commissioner Anne-Marie Clarke of the St. Louis Circuit Court has been elected chair-elect of the Judicial Council of the National Bar Association and will be sworn in at the NBA’s 92nd Convention in Toronto July 29-August 3, 2017.
The National Bar Association was founded in 1925 and is the nation’s oldest and largest national network of predominantly African-American attorneys and judges. It represents the interests of approximately 65,000 lawyers, judges, law professors and law students.
Clarke served as chair of the host committee for the NBA’s 91st Convention in St. Louis last month, which was attended by nearly 1,000 lawyers from across the country. She was appointed Family Court Commissioner in 1998 and has been assigned to both the Juvenile Division and the Domestic Relations Division. She and has served on numerous statewide committees including the Fostering Court Improvement Committee under the Missouri Supreme Court.